The BJP-led Tripura authorities has determined that it’s going to present monetary help to the graduating college students to buy smartphones. Education and Law Minister Ratan Lal Nath mentioned this on Wednesday.
The minister mentioned that in a gathering of the Council of Ministers held on Tuesday to satisfy the promise made by the Bharatiya Janata Party earlier than the 2018 meeting elections, it was determined to offer Rs 5000 to 14,608 college students for buying smartphones.
Nath mentioned, 'All 14,608 college students in medical, para-medical, engineering, science, arts, commerce, regulation, painting-music and nursing from 38 government-run larger schooling establishments will obtain one-time monetary help to buy smartphones. ' <! –
He mentioned that the federal government will introduce a brand new scheme referred to as 'Mukhyamantri Yuva Jogajog Yojana' which is able to present monetary help to buy smartphones from the educational session 2020-21. According to the minister, the implementation of this new scheme will price Rs 7.31 crore from the federal government treasury yearly.
The Education Minister additional mentioned, "Through smartphones, students will be helped to gather information about their academic course, take further courses and get new information about future careers."
The BJP, which shaped a authorities in alliance with the tribal-based get together Indigenous People's Front of Tripura, gained the meeting elections 2 years in the past, defeating the Left Front led by the Marxist Communist Party, which had been in energy for 25 years.